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UOIT and Durham College to host Community Open House

OSHAWA, Ont. - The public is invited to attend a Community Open House on Saturday, May 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Oshawa campus of Durham College and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), 2000 Simcoe Street North. Come and see what the excitement is all about!

Faculty and staff will be on hand to host a variety of activities for all ages. Tour our new state-of-the-art campus buildings; enjoy mini-workshops on an array of general interest themes, including a CSI demonstration; listen to live entertainment; and take children to the carnival, which includes a reptile zoo, jumping castle, games and more!

Plus, enjoy a great barbecue, courtesy of Chartwells campus dining services.


About the University of Ontario Institute of Technology
As the province's newest university, the University of Ontario Institute of Technology provides a unique combination of academic knowledge, vibrant student life, leading edge research, and hands-on skills. The university offers career-focused undergraduate degree programs in the fields of business and information technology, sciences, engineering, nursing, social science, and education. It is also developing leading edge research and graduate programs, and is Ontario's first laptop-based university. Sharing facilities and selected services with Durham College, UOIT has attracted over 1,800 students since its inception in 2003. To find out more, visit or call 905.721.8668.

About Ontario Tech University
A modern, forwarding-thinking university, Ontario Tech advances the discovery and application of knowledge to accelerate economic growth, regional development and social innovation. We inspire and equip our students and our graduates to make a positive impact in a tech-focused world. For us, it’s not only about developing the next tech breakthrough. Understanding and integrating the social and ethical implications of technology differentiates us as university. Learn more at

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Tania Henvey
Communications and Marketing
Ontario Tech University
905.721.8668 ext. 2513